Subject: Psychology
Credit units: 3
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Psychology

Description

Focuses on the psychological issues relevant to death and dying. Topics to be examined: societal attitudes, cultural differences, coping with dying, dealing with loss and grief, memorialization and funerals, developmental issues across the life span, relevant legal issues, suicide and life threating behaviour, AIDS and the psychological meaning of death.

Prerequisite(s): PSY 121.

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